Archives for October, 2019

  1. October 28, 2019

    With progress being made on Phase 1 of Trump’s trade war with China is there a chance they could be at a cyclical low? Both Fidelity and Moody’s believe China has entered, or is about to enter, a recession. [i] [ii]     While recessions are traditionally defined as two… More >>

  2. October 21, 2019

    There are a lot of headlines that can and are fueling the pessimist within all of us. That creeping, silent voice in our head that says, “danger ahead.” The fascinating thing about pessimism is it can act as a compelling emotion by helping us act with caution. Take the… More >>

  3. October 14, 2019

    Just about everyone is asking the same question: How long can this economic expansion last? One pf the bigger inquisitions is coming from President Trump, and, while he may not be asking directly, he is certainly asking indirectly. Just look at his immediate statement after… More >>

  4. October 7, 2019

      With all of the noise and turmoil in the third quarter, the S&P 500 ended with a small 1.2% gain. Between trade wars, oil disruptions, impeachment proceedings, and weakening domestic manufacturing data, it’s a wonder we didn’t experience more of a drawdown than… More >>